2nd Precinct Officers Arrest Man on Charges of Stealing 3 Cars

A  Wheatley Heights man was arrested Monday and accused of stealing three cars in two days, Suffolk County police said. Second Precinct officers responded after a car identified as stolen in Southampton earlier in the day was found in the Walt Whitman Shops parking lot.  Read More …

Police: Girl, 7, Found Unresponsive in Hotel Pool

A 7-year-old girl was found unresponsive in a hotel swimming pool in Melville, Suffolk County police said Thursday. Katlyn Pineda was found unresponsive in a pool by a family member at the Marriott Melville Long Island hotel, located at 1350 Walt Whitman Road, at approximately Read More …

Town Security Guard Accused of Stealing Tools

A Town of Huntington security guard has been arraigned on charges of stealing tools from the town and selling them, District Attorney Ray Tierney announced Friday. Robert Chura, 29, of Selden is charged with burglary in the third degree (D Felony); grand larceny in the Read More …

Toy Giveaway in Huntington Station Marks Three Kings Day

Volunteers handed out gifts to children at St. Hugh of Lincoln Church Thursday to celebrate Three Kings Day. The event was hosted by Housing Help Inc., with the help of several other organizations, including Suffolk Police Second Precinct.  Commissioner Rodney K. Harrison and Deputy Commissioner Read More …

2 Banks Robbed in Commack

Two banks were robbed in Commack Wednesday, Suffolk County police said. A Capital One bank at 2050 Jericho Turnpike, was robbed about 11:50 a.m. by a man who entered the bank, handed a teller a note threatening violence and demanded money. The teller gave him cash Read More …

2nd Precinct Cracks Down on Racing, DWI

The Suffolk County Police Department Second Precinct recently reported the following traffic enforcement crackdowns. Speed Contest Enforcement Date/Time: 12/19/21 10:36 pm                                                           Location:  495 South Service Rd.  Dix Hills Details: Two operators were given summonses for Unauthorized Speed Contest and Speeding. Both vehicles were impounded. Sobriety Checkpoint Read More …

Huntington Station Man Accused of Speed Racing

A Huntington Station man was arrested Thursday on charges of speed racing in Farmingdale. Suffolk County police said that a 2002 Ford Mustang and a white BMW were observed racing at dangerous speeds  on Sept. 25 at approximately 12:30 a.m. while pedestrians lined the street Read More …

Huntington Station Man Killed in Crash

A Huntington Station man was killed early Sunday morning in a collision on Jericho Turnpike. Suffolk County police said Patrick Adrell, 42, was eastbound on Jericho near the intersection of East Gate Drive when his vehicle veered into the westbound lane and struck a westbound Read More …

Man, 35, Killed in Melville Crash

A man was killed early Thursday morning when his car struck a box truck parked on the shoulder of Ruland Road, Suffolk County police said. Steven Zaug, 35, of Massapequa Park was driving north on Route 110 at 4:03 a.m. when his vehicle struck the Read More …